Buttons

Buttons
Title
Buttons
Date 
1900-1940
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
largest: 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 0.6 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Gilded metal buttons; each with alternating pattern of flowers and fronds on front.
Object Number 
Z.2714a-l
Marks 
stamped: backs: "PLATED"
Gallery Label 
These buttons were found in the files of the N-YHS Field Exploration Committee. They were probably part of a collection of replicas of 18th and 19th century buttons owned by William L. Calver, the Committee's chairman.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group